Copenhagen EU Tax Law Conference 2018

fredag
21
september
10:00 - 17:00
København
Se kort
Kromann Reumert and the University of Copenhagen cordially invite you to the 4th annual conference on EU tax law. 

Aimed at practitioners, in-house tax professionals, advisors and policy makers, this year's conference will focus on: 

  • Digital taxation
  • Recent tax cases from the EU Court of Justice raising questions of principle

 

CHAIR

Prof. Dr. Dennis Weber, University of Amsterdam (UvA) Amsterdam Centre for Tax Law (ACTL), head of Loyens & Loeff's European direct tax law practice.

 

SPEAKERS

  • Pasquale Pistone, Jean Monnet ad personam Chair in European Tax Law and Policy at WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Associate Professor of Tax Law at the University of Salerno and Academic Chairman of IBFD
  • Grace Perez-Navarro, Deputy Director, OECD
  • Simon Whitehead, Founding partner of specialist litigation firm Joseph Hage Aaronson LLP
  • Sjoerd Douma, Professor of International and European Procedural Tax Law at the University of Amsterdam and partner at Lubbers, Boer & Douma 
  • Dominic Stuttaford, Head of Tax, Europe Middle East, Asia and Brazil, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP 
  • Axel Cordewener, Professor at KU Leuven, Dr., Of Counsel, Flick Gocke Schaumburg 
  • Robert van der Jagt, Chairman of KPMG’s EU Tax Centre
  • Christian Borggreen, Vice President & Head of Office, Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA Europe)

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

  • Sigurd Næss-Schmidt, Partner and Director of Economics, Copenhagen Economics

 

TARGET GROUP

The conference is aimed at practitioners, in-house tax professionals, advisors and policymakers.

Certificates of participation will be issued upon request. Under the Danish rules on mandatory training for lawyers the conference qualifies for seven lessons.

 

REGISTRATION 
Sign up here. The attendance fee is €150.

 

TIME AND PLACE
Friday, 21 September 2018 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Kromann Reumert
Sundkrogsgade 5
DK-2100 Copenhagen

Free parking is available in the underground car parking.

 

AGENDA

09:30 - 10:00

Registration, coffee and tea

10:00 - 10:30
Introduction and overview
  by Arne Møllin Ottosen, Head of Tax, Kromann Reumert, and Prof. Dr. Dennis Weber, Head of Loyens & Loeff's European direct tax law practice

10:30 – 12:30

Panel 1: Digital taxation

  Selected issues and practical challenges of the digital/virtual permanent establishment
  by Pasquale Pistone, Jean Monnet ad personam Chair in European Tax Law and Policy at WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Associate Professor of Tax Law at the University of Salerno and Academic Chairman of IBFD

  Digital taxation –  more than just a Google tax?
  by Dominic Stuttaford, Head of Tax, Europe Middle East, Asia and Brazil, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

  How to tax internet companies - OECD perspectives
  by Grace Perez-Navarro, Deputy Director, OECD

  Digital and tax reform – a tech industry perspective
  by Christian Borggreen, Vice President & Head of Office, Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA Europe)

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch break

13:30 - 14:00

Keynote speech

14:00 - 16:00

Panel 2: Recent tax cases from the EU Court of Justice raising questions of principle

  Recent cases on state aid and taxation
  by Sjoerd Douma, Professor of International and European Procedural Tax Law at the University of Amsterdam and partner at Lubbers, Boer & Douma

  EU fundamental freedoms and loss compensation
  by Axel Cordewener, Professor at KU Leuven, Dr., Of Counsel, Flick Gocke Schaumburg

  Cases on fiscal cohesion, tax allocation and avoidance
  by Simon Whitehead, Founding partner of specialist litigation firm Joseph Hage Aaronson LLP

  Köln-Aktienfonds Deka: next in line after Fidelity Funds
  by Robert van der Jagt, Chairman of KPMG’s EU Tax Centre

16:00 - 17:00 Summary and conclusions
  by Prof. Dr. Dennis Weber

17:00 Networking, drinks and snacks
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

 

If you have any questions, please contact Stine Andersen by e-mail to SAS@kromannreumert.com.